04 Sep, 2018
"WE can't get to Nirvana in one step," Conservative MP Nick Boles has told BBC Radio 4's Today programme as he set out his alternative to the Chequers plan for Brexit.
23 Oct, 2015
TWO firms in the north are included on a UK-wide "name and shame" list after they failed to pay their staff the national minimum wage.
31 Dec, 2015
UNDER-FIRE retailer Sports Direct International has pledged to pay its employees above the national minimum wage from January 1, in a move which will cost the firm £10 million.
13 Oct, 2018
THE future of the £1 billion 'confidence and supply' deal remained unclear last night amid growing tensions between the Tories and DUP who again warned they could vote against the government if it doe...
18 Oct, 2018
Proposals to delay the UK's final departure from the EU until 2021 have been dismissed as "a rather poor attempt at kicking the can down the road" by arch-Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg.
08 Apr, 2016
British prime minister David Cameron is under mounting pressure after finally admitting he benefited from a Panama-based offshore company set up by his late father.
16 Oct, 2018
Theresa May is preparing to update her divided Cabinet on the Brexit deadlock as Brussels warned Britain is "more likely than ever before" to crash out of the European Union without a deal.
18 Oct, 2018
Theresa May has confirmed she is ready to consider a delay of "a matter of months" in the UK's final departure from the EU in order to avoid a hard border in Ireland.
Northern Ireland news
19 Oct, 2018
THERESA May has insisted she is convinced she will get a deal on the UK's withdrawal from the EU, despite a "moment of truth" summit passing with no sign of a breakthrough.
01 Sep, 2015
The English football transfer window slams shut at 6pm today.